Digital Tribes Perth

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Competition Information for Digital Tribes Innovators

Digital Tribes Perth 2017 has now ended. To view the winners click on their profiles below.


Congratulations to all that took part. A quick summary:

- 11 teams
- Participants from Perth, Adelaide, Sydney, Melbourne, Toronto, San Francisco, The Netherlands, Zambia and Santiago
- A two-week hardware hackathon
- 2 big hardware challenges were set by the BHP team in Western Australia


The judging criteria is: 

  1. Technical execution
  2. Customer and user focus
  3. Scalability
  4. Creativity


01 Jul - 15 Jul


191 St Georges Terrace
Perth WA 6000


1st Prize

$2,500 AUD

Winner: Safety Net

1st Prize

$2,500 AUD

Winner: Safety Net

People's Choice Award

Tech Prizes

Winner: Safety Net


Jake Stride

Digital Trials Lead, BHP

Pat Bourke

General Manager, Whaleback, BHP

Kirsten Rose

Low Emissions Technology, BHP

Matt Touhy

Head of Worldwide Business Development, Mining & Resources, AWS